Find us at

South London Coroner’s Service,  2nd Floor,  Davis House,          Robert Street,  Croydon  CR0 1QQ

We cover the London Boroughs of Croydon, Sutton, Bromley and Bexley.

All correspondence for the South London Coroner’s Court should be addressed to the above.  Both the court and office are at the above address.

Main switchboard: 020 8313 1883
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If you are a professional enquiring about a referral that has been submitted to us via the portal please email

Click here for : A Guide to Coroner Services for Bereaved People

Our telephone lines are open weekdays 9am to 12 noon. If you are ringing after 12 noon we will re-open at 9am the next working weekday.

GP, Hospital & Registrar referrals are to be made via our portal at using the death referral tab on the above toolbar.

If you are a funeral director requesting cremation papers please continue to email your request with the relevant details to and we will email the documents to you when available for release. 

If you a Police officer calling to refer a new case outside of office hours, please contact the out of hours service – for Bromley and Bexley ring  01689 86 3000 (choose option 4) or for Croydon and Sutton please ring 020 8401 3000 and ask for the on call officer to be contacted.

If you are a professional enquiring about a referral that has been submitted to us via the portal please email


South London Coroner’s court is Open.  That means family members, Interested Persons, lawyers, witnesses, journalists and members of the public are all are welcome to attend.  However, during this pandemic social distancing is in place and must be followed, together with the wearing of a mask.  Due to social distancing in place, seats in court are more limited than normal.

Family members, persons with Interested Person status, witnesses, lawyers representing Interested Persons and member of the Press may attend the hearings remotely.  It is helpful for the court to be put on notice at least 24 hours before the hearing date and time, that someone is asking to attend remotely.

At the hearing no person attending remotely may further disclose documents issued by the court, nor exhibits shown in the hearing, nor make a photograph, video or audio recording of the hearing.  Failure to follow this direction may risk being in contempt of court.

If in doubt, please contact the court for a ruling.

HM Senior Coroner S Ormond-Walshe

1st March 2021

The Coroner's Court is located at 

South London Coroner's Service, Davis House,
Robert Street, Croydon

The location of the Coroner's court is easily accessible in central Croydon, close to East Croydon Rail and Tramlink Stations and to a bus station.  The court is approximately a 10 minute walk from East Croydon train station.  Detailed further directions if required are available on application to the South London Coroner’s Office. Public car parking is available in Wandle Road car park but not in the court complex itself.









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Date of Birth Forename Surname Gender Date of Inquest
16.01.1999 Dami ODEYINGBO Male 07.01.2022 @ 1pm
19.09.1962 Gastave THIKO Male 10.01.2022 @ 10am
19.09.1962 Gastave THIKO Male 11.01.2022 @ 10am
31.05.1929 Audrey MUIR Female 12.01.2022 @ 10am
09.05.1964 Stephen MALAKOS Male 12.01.2022 @ 12 noon
04.05.1943 Martin THOMPSON Male 12.01.2022 @ 2pm
10.11.1966 Andrea FREDOLINI Male 12.01.2022 @ 3pm
30.12.1963 Christopher WILSON Male 13.01.2022 @ 10am
17.06.1930 Alfred KEIZER Male 13.01.2022 @ 11am
22.09.1931 Peter SKIDMORE Male 13.01.2022 @ 12 noon
16.04.1979 Christiana GEORGESCU Female 13.01.2022 @ 12.30pm
02.02.1948 Kay TRACY Male 13.01.2022 @ 2pm
09.11.1970 Anthony SHELMERDINE Male 13.01.2022 @ 3pm
15.03.1949 Linda DINGAIN Female 14.01.2022 @ 10am
15.05.1971 Michelle HEARD Female 14.01.2022 @ 11am
07.01.1964 Sandra WARDEN Female 14.01.2022 @ 12 noon
04.04.1975 Jo Anne ROTHON-DAY Female 14.01.2022 @ 3pm
03.05.1985 Elizabeth WOOD-HURST Female 17.01.2022 @ 10am
20.10.1949 Keith GLASHEN Male 17.01.2022 @ 2pm
14.08.1937 Bryan MORGAN Male 18.01.2022 @ 10 am
05.10.1955 Henry BRAITHWAITE Male 18.01.2022 @ 2pm
05.07.1952 Beryl BULLEN Female 19.01.2022 @ 10am
24.07.1945 Maurice BOYLE Male 19.01.2022 @ 1pm
22.09.1947 Jeffrey BALLARD Male 19.01.2022 @ 3pm
11.07.1947 Terry BATNEY Male 20.01.2022 @ 10am
20.09.1975 Yao WANG Female 20.01.2022 @ 2pm
09.06.1924 George SHAW Male 21.01.2022 @ 10am
04.01.1951 John LEE Male 21.01.2022 @ 1.30pm
15.10.1966 Andrew MARBER Male 24.01.2022 @ 10am
02.09.1940 William PAYNE Male 25.01.2022 @ 10am
01.03.1965 Mustafa OZBEK Male 26.01.2022 @ 10am
02.10.1932 Edward SEDDOH Male 27.01.2022 @ 10am
23.04.1929 Andrew BRADLEY Male 27.01.2022 @ 2pm
14.08.1973 Nicholas MEDHURST Male 27.01.2022 @ 3pm
Russell BROWNING Male 28.01.2022 @ 10am
11.02.1976 Scott DANIELS Male 28.01.2022 @ 12 noon
09.12.1982 Naomi WOLFENDEN Female 28.01.2022 @ 2pm
07.07.1963 Graham WILLIAMS Male 28.01.2022 @ 3pm
17.08.1990 Raphael GILL Male 31.01.2022 @ 10am
17.08.1990 Raphael GILL Male 01.02.2022 @ 10am
17.08.1990 Raphael GILL Male 02.02.2022 @ 10am
17.08.1990 Raphael GILL Male 03.02.2022 @ 10am
17.08.1990 Raphael GILL Male 04.02.2022 @ 10am

Information on attending an inquest »


Those who wish to attend court and who have any special requirements (including, for example, a need for translation or interpretation services or help with reading) are requested to contact the office dealing with the inquest well in advance.  Wheelchair access is available, but please advise us ahead of your visit so that all necessary arrangements can be made.  The courts have toilets, waiting rooms, telephones, and facilities for people with disabilities.  It is appreciated if prior warning can be given by those requiring any specific facilities.